Executive Director David Meade Discusses Job Training Programs on Bronx Talk


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Good Paying Jobs. Access to Expanded Career Opportunities. Lifting Communities.

Building Skills New York is a not-for-profit organization committed to provide New York residents with good paying jobs at local construction sites in underserved communities. Building Skills connects workers with historically high rates of unemployment and poverty with access to quality training and expanded career opportunities. We are dedicated to developing a skilled workforce, while also helping residents revitalize their neighborhoods.

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Worker Stories

  • Rahdell Hall

    “Building Skills New York gave me the opportunity to change my life” With a second baby on the way, Rahdell Hall was devastated when he lost his job as a carpenter. The 27-year-old Bronx resident was searching for a job...